17 minutes | Oct 22nd 2020

Interview with Samantha Rajaram - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 179

Interview with Samantha RajaramThe Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 179 with Heather Rose JonesA series of interviews with authors of historically-based fiction featuring queer women.In this episode we talk about:How the anti-miscegenation policy of the Dutch East India Company inspired the storyStarting with characters and finding their storiesThe experience of finding your place in the worldThe difficulty of researching sexuality in the 17th centurySamantha’s complex professional history and how it feeds into her writingGrowing up as the only Indian family in a Wyoming townSamantha’s experience in Pitch Wars and finding/being a mentorDiffering expectations in different genre culturesBooks mentionedThe Company Daughters by Samantha RajaramA transcript of this podcast may be available here. (Transcripts are added as available.)Links to the Lesbian Historic Motif Project OnlineWebsite: http://alpennia.com/lhmpBlog: http://alpennia.com/blogRSS: http://alpennia.com/blog/feed/Twitter: @LesbianMotifDiscord: Contact Heather for an invitation to the Alpennia/LHMP Discord serverThe Lesbian Historic Motif Project PatreonLinks to Heather OnlineWebsite: http://alpennia.comEmail: Heather Rose JonesTwitter: @heatherosejonesFacebook: Heather Rose Jones (author page)Links to Samantha Rajaram OnlineWebsite: SamanthaRajaram.comTwitter: @Samantha_ReaderFacebook: Samantha RajaramInstagram: Samantha.R.Reader
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